Profile InformationOverviewCertified Athletic TrainerAcademic Office Phone Number: 352-273-7001 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.orgPractice Locations: Bell High School930 South Main StreetBell, FL 32619Maps | Directions Eastside High School1201 SE 43rd StreetGainesville, FL 32641Maps | Directions Oak Hall8009 SW 14th AvenueGainesville, FL 32607Maps | Directions PK Yonge Research Developmental School1080 SW 11th StreetGainesville, FL 32601Maps | Directions Trenton High School1013 N Main StreetTrenton, FL 32693Maps | Directions Division: OutreachClinical Interests: Emergency Action Plans Including Acute Care of Exertional and Traumatic Injury BackgroundBiography: Toby Harkins serves as an Athletic Trainer for UF Health Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine Institute. One half of his role is fulfilled as a clinical ATC at OSMI, and the other half of his time is spent as a mentor to 5 graduate assistant athletic trainers at Bell, Trenton, Oak Hall, PK Yonge Developmental School and Eastside HS’s. He also acts as a liaison between the AT’s at local High Schools and the providers in the clinic. Toby has served as an ATC since 1998 and remains a passionate proponent of our field both in the general public and the medical community. Before joining our team, Toby served in the collegiate setting as a Head Athletic Trainer for 15 years. Toby serves as the Chair of the ATAF COPA Committee and as the Florida Representative to the SEATA COPA committee. Most importantly, Toby is married to Kelly, an AT and PA, and they have two children, Sully who is 9, and Paisley who is 6. Education: BS from Erskine College in Sports Management 1996 MA from Furman University in Health and Exercise Science 1998 Board Certifications: Certified Athletic Trainer, Certification #: 069802529 Florida Board of Athletic Training, License # AL3722 Certified by the American Heart Association for CPR/AED for the Healthcare Provider BLS Instructor for the American Heart Association Former Certified Examiner for the former NATABOC Examination Honors and Awards: Chair of the Committee on Practice Advancement – ATAF April 2015 – Present ATAF Representative of the SEATA Committee on Practice Advancement – November of 2015 - Present Secretary/Treasurer of the South Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association, 2008-2010 2008 - 2009 Charleston Southern University Outstanding Team Award 2008 South Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association College & University Athletic Training Staff of the Year Chair of South Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association Scholarship Committee, 2002 - 2008 Chair of Carolinas Virginia Athletic Conference Athletic Training Committee, 2003 – 2005 Research & PublicationsPublications: HarkinsTW, Harkins KR, Fuller JD, Left upper extremity swelling in a collegiate football punter. Journal of Athletic Training. 48(3): S-292, June, 2013 Harkins TW, Harkins KR, Patterson TL, Keller BK, Mixed Germ Cell Tumors of the Pituitary and Pineal Glands Involving Field Compression of the Optic Chiasm with Secondary Diabetes Insipidus and Hyperprolactinemia in a Collegiate Football Player. Journal of Athletic Training. 43:3: S-43, May-June, 2008 Harkins KR, Harkins TW, Drake JB, Keller BK, Acute Abdominal Pain in a Collegiate Football Player. Journal of Athletic Training. 43:3: S-132, May-June, 2008. Harkins TW, Ramsdell KM, Chronic Ankle Pain in a Collegiate Basketball Player. Journal of Athletic Training. 39:2: S-37, 2004. Ramsdell KM, Harkins TW, Bilateral Lower Extremity Paresthesia in a Collegiate Basketball Player. Journal of Athletic Training. 39:2: S-75, 2004.